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spared some of the heavily populated areas in the sunshine state, the danger is far from over. authorities say hundreds of miles of coastline in florida, georgia and south carolina still remain under threat of torrential rain, high winds and dangerous storm surge as the hurricane pushes north. the massive storm has already left a path of death and destruction in its wake across the caribbean, with extensive damage and hundreds of fatalities. "(pres. barack obama) "those of you who live in georgia, i think should be paying attention ca there's been a lot of emphasis on florida but this thing is going to keep on moving north through florida into south carolina. there are large population centers there that could be vulnerable." hurricane matthew is expected to continue up the east coast, hitting georgia tonight (10/7) and the carolinas this weekend. toss to weather we get warmer and see more clouds for
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87 will feature mostly cloudy skies, warmer sunday with 90 degrees and the clouds hanging around. more of the same for monday with partly cloudy skies remaining and a high of 90 degrees. we'll drop to 89 on tuesday with our highs down to the mid-80s
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neighbors are shaken up after an apartment robbery near maryalnd parkway and flamingo. police say a woman was supposedly tied up
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fox5's abby theodros was there today - she joins us live in the newsroom after talking with neighbors who say robberies in the area are on the rise. thankfully police say that woman will be ok but neighbors are concerned about another robbery happening. they say the area is not what it used to be. late friday - police were taping off the oasis bay apartment complex after a violent apartment complex after a violent still havent
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police are asking for your help in another valley robbery... the crime was caught on tape, and shows the suspect throwing the victim to the ground before stealing several things and taking off. fox5's eric hilt has more on this violent video... the robbery
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intersection of mlk boulevard and bonanza. it happened on september 5 -- but today metro released video of the violent robbery... take a look at this video -- you can see the suspect without a shirt walking around the gas station...police say he had parked away from the business... then he approaches somebody off screen -- and the suspect body slams the victim before stealing several things from him. police say then that suspect ran to his car and took off. here's surveillance video of that suspect. police say the man is around 20 years old and 5'8" they also have this video of the suspects car -- a white four door sedan. if you have any information about this violent robbery or about the suspect you can call crime stoppers at 702-
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tips leading to an arrest are elgible for a cash reward. hillary clinton's running mate spent a second day campaigning in the las vegas area today. first he gave a speech to a small crowd at a country club in henderson... and then surprised a group of workers at a casino on the strip. fox5's adam herbets was at both events today -- and joins us now in studio after his day on the campaign trail. it was a long day for us which probably means it has been a long week for tim kaine and everyone else on the campaign trail. last night we showed you his rally... but today his events were a little bit more low key. i'd say there were only about 100 people who attended his speech this morning... at sun city macdonald ranch in henderson. he spoke for about an hour... he took questions from the audience... and then he made it over to the mgm grand hotel and casino to surprise
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most of them had no idea he was coming -- some of them had no idea who he was... but he spent plenty of time shaking hands, introducing himself, taking pictures with people. he touched on a lot of points as a part of his speech... but most importantly... he said people in nevada just need to go out and vote... especially because right now this election is very close. " i'm 8-0 and i'm going to be 9-0.... really close. i'm not a landslide type guy." as a part of his speech -- kaine also talked about the vice- presidential debate... and how he was actually pretty proud of
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going after governor mike pence so hard. he said -- trump's running mate had a lot of trouble defending some of the things trump has said. coming up at 6 -- we'll show you what other kinds of shots he took at trump... and what he said about the whole "nevada" debate. he certainly brought it up. but for now live in studio, adam herbets, fox5 news local las vegas. donald trump is issuing a rare apology... after a tape was released of him bragging about making sexual advances toward a married woman. the video was made in 2005, and we want to warn you, it is graphic. (trump in 2005 - wash post) "i moved on her like a bitch, but i couldn't get there. and she was married...then all of a sudden i see
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she's totally changed her look." trump's comments were caught on an open microphone, as he sat on a bus with former "access hollywood" host billy bush. trump released a statement today saying he is sorry if people were offended, and called his comments, quote, "locker room banter." he also said he heard worse from bill clinton when the two played golf together. if you're looking for something to do this weekend... check out the ninth annual lebanese american festival. all the fun starts tonight and continues on until sunday. the event will celebrate the lebanese american community and culture. last year the festival brought thirteen thousand visitors and they're hoping to break that record this year. creepy clowns have been reported in cities around the country. and the pros are saying it's giving the clown community a bad name. the rally that's being planned to save their reputation. captioning will
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two billionaires, spending millions to buy a senate seat for joe heck. smearing catherine cortez masto with ads called "bogus," "highly misleading," and "false." as attorney general, it's cortez masto and helped nevada homeowners. and governor sandoval praised cortez masto's dedication to fighting sex trafficking. don't let joe heck's billionaires fool you. catherine cortez masto has always stood up for us. i'm catherine cortez masto and i approve this message. i'm catherine cortez masto horner: i was proud to stand for our country. i will not stand for congressman hardy and donald trump insulting seniors and veterans. hardy wants to raise the retirement age
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and the disabled are a drain on society. and then there's donald trump. they're just not for us. dccc is responsible for the content of this advertising. as a marine combat veteran, i understand the sacrifices our military makes. hk should understand that. narrator: joe heck voted and during that shutdown, heck continued cashing his congressional paycheck. his military record deserves respect. but back in dc, joe heck is putting politics before nevada. and that doesn't work for me. narrator: vote vets is responsible for the content
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twenty adults and children are stuck at a bed and breakfast in saint augustine, florida. the storm surge has now flooded the street outside casablanca inn on the bay...and the people inside can only look on. the mayor of saint augustine says it's too late for them to get help-- emergency and rescue personnel are not operating. "(nancy shaver/st. augustine mayor) "it was really too late. it was too late probably around 8 o'clock this morning. there was a small window this morning where people could have evacuated. we have capacity at shelters. and we were hopeful that as many people as
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not moved now, they need stay as safe as they can and we will obviously get to them as quickly as we can when the storm passes." she says the 14- thousand residents who live in america's oldest city were urged to evacuate. now fox5 weather 24/7, with chief meterologist ted pretty we get warmer and see more clouds for the weekend. saturday's high of 87 will feature mostly cloudy skies, warmer sunday with 90 degrees and the clouds hanging around. more of the same for monday with partly cloudy skies remaining and a high of 90 degrees. we'll drop to 89 on tuesday with our highs down to the mid-80s wednesday through
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we're to follow hurricane matthew, as it causes severe damage along the south-eastern coast of the u-s. scott mclean joins us live from savannah, georgia closed captioning will resume nats fierce winds..
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breaking news tonight in henderson ... police and other authorities have blocked off a neighborhood at horizon ridge and horizon drive. right now all we know is they are investigating a nearby robbery at a pawn shop. ... .. but if you need to get in and out of this area you will have trouble. as you can see we have a crew on teh scene and are working to find
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on .. we'll bring you that information once we get it into the fox5 newsroom. i think my strongest asset, maybe by far, is my temperament. i'd like to punch him in the face, i'll tell you.
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i could stand in the middle of 5th avenue and shoot somebody and i wouldn't lose any voters, okay? and you can tell them to go [bleep] themselves. get him out of here! get him out of here! get the hell out of here! priorities usa action is responsible for the content of this advertising. ray steiber: i was in charge of homicide. i know when something's not right. the attacks on question 1 are wrong. question 1 protects the right of law abiding nevadans to bear arms. carry. hunt. protection. it's all there. doesn't change. and no one goes to jail for swapping guns while hunting or at the shooting range. what changes is convicted felo can't run to a gun show
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yes on 1. case closed. jacky rosen: i'm jacky rosen and i approved this message. man: the tea party republicans in congress want to cut social security. woman: and danny tarkanian wants to join them. man: he is proud to call himself a "tea party radical." man: he wants to privatize social security... woman: ...just like them. woman: risking social security benefits on wall street. man: danny tarkanian would raise the retirement age... woman: just like the tea party man: they would take away what we've paid for out of every paycheck.
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a rally scheduled in arizona next weekend is called "clown lives matter". its organizers say the numerous reports of creepy clown sightings have given a bad rap to legitimate clowns. so the rally in tucson is meant to show that the real clowns are not dangerous to anyone. the organizers' facebook post says they will hold a peace walk and give away balloons and flyers. they also say they the event's name is not intended as an offense to anyone. "(nikki sinn, "clown lives matter" organizer): "it was very innocent. the name behind "clown lives matter" is very innocent. there is a
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live their everyday lives like this and they are getting death threats." clown sightings have been reported to police in at least 10-states over the recent months... and here in the valley.. metro says they have received 35 calls of creepy clown sightings .. none of them turned out to be dangerous. but across the nation ... there are reports of people being attacked or robbed by perpetrators dressed as clowns. you can stay up- to-date... with fox five using your mobile device. just head to fox five vegas dot com... and download our app. it's the best resource... breaking news... weather... and traffic. there's much more coming up in the second half of fox5 news at 5. captioning will resume shortly
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as a marine combat veteran, i understand the sacrifices our military makes. our benefits are earned, and we rely on them. politicians like joe heck should understand that. narrator: joe heck voted to shut down the federal government, risking critical services for nevada veterans. and during that shutdown, heck continued cashing his congressional paycheck. his military record deserves respect. but back in dc,
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and that doesn't work for me. narrator: vote vets is responsible for the content of this advertising. for live local news right now. with emmy award winner john huck. christine maddela. and weather 24/7 with chief meteoroligist ted pretty. this is fox5 news at 5:30.
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the ice is down..... the players are here.... and the fans are gathering.... professional hockey has arrived in las vegas.....as frozen fury weekend is kicking off at t- mobile arena tonight... fox-5's vince sapienza has been there all day... and spoke with some of the players about the new arena.. john.. christine.... everyone knows how bright the lights shine in but what the los angeles kings and dallas stars learned this morning... is how bright the lights
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"it's a beautiful arena, it's really bright in there, which i like, yea it looks good. i think the rink obviously looks really nice, very bright, which is good, ice was good, held up for the first part. everything is brand new, it's a beautiful facility, ice was good, boards are lively, i think it's a great arena." the kings and stars will face- off at 7:30.... the doors to the arena have just opened... fan fest though does run till the game starts so plenty of time still to get down here... but if you missed tonights festivities... fan fest begins again tomorrow at 2pm... coming up at six.. we will hear from the voice of the l-a kings bob

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